Tax Lunch Forum, Washington, DC: Speakers: Avril Haines, Deputy Chief Counsel, Senate Foreign Relations Committee Majority, and David Willkie, Senior Professional Staff Member International, Senate Foreign Relations Committee Minority

Date: 6/17/08

June 17th Tax Lunch Forum


Avril Haines
Deputy Chief Counsel, Senate Foreign Relations Committee (Majority) (Invited)

David Willkie
Senior Professional Staff Member (International)
Senate Foreign Relations Committee (Minority) (Invited)

TO: NFTC Members

Re: Wednesday May 14thTax Lunch Forum

The next NFTC Tax Luncheon Forum to discuss current international tax issues will be held on Tuesday, June 17, at 12:00 p.m. ET, at the NFTC offices, 1625 K Street, NW, Suite 200, Washington, DC. We are very pleased to announce that Avril Haines and David Willkie, of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, have been invited to speak to us about the pending tax treaties before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. Please join us for this informative discussion and come prepared for a lively dialogue.

For those attending the meeting, lunch will be provided for $40, payable by check or credit card. Please register in advance (by Friday, June 13th) so that we can make the necessary lunch arrangements or provide the conference call-in number to you. For those who are outside the Washington Metropolitan area who cannot attend in person, a call-in number will be provided to you, however, you must return the attached response form to before the call-in information will be sent to you. Please complete the attached response form to attend or participate in the conference call and return it by Friday, June 13th (note that no refunds will be made after Friday).

Note to conference call participants: To give our speaker time to eat lunch, the discussion will start at approximately 12:15pm; (i.e., the call in number will activate at 12:15pm). Also, please put your phones on mute unless you are speaking and DO NOT PUT YOUR PHONE ON HOLD AT ANY TIME during the call.

I look forward to your participation in the next Tax Lunch Forum.

NFTC Tax Committee Calendar can also be accessed at

Catherine Schultz
Vice President for Tax Policy
202 887 0278, extension 2023